Trustee Biography

Ken Ruggiero


Ken Ruggiero became a trustee in 2013.

He has more than 23 years of management, finance and business development experience. He has spent more than a decade in the higher education industry, the last 5 as the CEO of Goal Structured Solutions, a specialty finance company that manages in excess of $19 billion in student loans. Ken has held CFO positions at public and private companies including INTERVU (NASDAQ) and NBC’s Internet division in NYC. While working in NYC at the public accounting firm Arthur Andersen, he earned his CPA. He has been a parent volunteer with Junior Theatre for more than 5 years, and has enjoyed watching his two sons flourish through performing and stagecraft.

Ken has an MBA from Columbia University and a BA in Accounting from University of Massachusetts.